October 10, 2016 - He arrived ARC "Malaga Bay" new ship for the Colombian Pacific
The amphibious landing ship ARC "Malaga Bay" is the latest built by the Colombian company Cotecmar and arrived in the Colombian Pacific in order to increase the capabilities of the Navy in this region.
ARC "Malaga Bay" is the third class is class ship built in the shipyard of Science and Technology Corporation for Development of the Naval Maritime and Fluvial - Cotecmar, in the city of Cartagena de Indias. It was delivered to the Navy in July.ARC "Malaga Bay" ship sailed from the city of Cartagena last September 9 bound for Turbo, in Antioquia, later crossing the Panama Canal and thus begin work support in the Colombian Pacific transporting personnel and materiel to Bahia Solano and Pizarro, in the department of Chocó, as well as Juanchaco and Buenaventura in Valle del Cauca. The unit after this initial voyage, in which he traveled 1,662 nautical miles, arrived at the port of Malaga Bay last October 8.